Ada Lovelace

Check Out The Incredible Life of Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace is widely considered to be the first computer programmer. She worked with Charles Babbage on his proto-computer designs, and translated an academic paper about Babbage’s Analytical Engine from French to English. In the process, she discovered errors in Babbage’s design, fixed them, and added a pile of new commentary in a series of notes that were longer than the original paper itself.

Among Lovelace’s contributions was “Note G.”…